George Peabody Gardner, Jr. - Letter to Isabella Stewart Gardner from Boston, 1 May 1923

George Peabody Gardner, Jr. (Boston, 1889 - 1976, Boston)

Letter to Isabella Stewart Gardner from 40 State Street, Boston, 1 May 1923

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Stationery printed: 40 State Street / Boston, Mass.
Inscribed in pencil in Morris Carter's hand (upper margin): The clock was not Mrs. Gardner's to give / and had already been disposed of according / to Mr. Gardner's will.
Dated in pencil in Morris Carter's hand: May 1 [1923]
Inscribed in pencil (center): George Peabody Gardner Jr.

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